What you’ll be doing...

The Manager of IoT Development/Operations will partner with the DevOps, Product Development, Program Management, IT, Customer Care and Infrastructure teams to assist in driving a various strategic and tactical initiatives to sustain existing solutions, and to architect scalable and sustainable framework and lead a team of subject matter experts to support and operate Verizon’s IoT platform (ThingSpace).

The ideal candidate should enjoy a balance of strategic thinking, “rolling up the sleeves” to drive tactical issues and migration of ThingSpace platform to Public Cloud. The candidate should possess the ability to make recommendations, to business leaders, based on understanding of the strategic landscape, and based on fact-based business cases. This position requires the candidate to work in partnership with the multitude of internal organizations and senior leadership.

  • Provide vision and leadership to a strong team of engineers.
  • Lead platform software architecture and vision for services.
  • Manage schedules/Team, be accountable and deliver projects on time in a fast paced agile environment.
  • Passionate about learning new technologies and creating innovative solutions.
  • Develop 24x7 no downtime highly available IoT/M2M services in Production environment.
  • Contribute technically and own architectural oversight of system/services.
  • Create an atmosphere of innovation for creating next generation IoT/M2M services.
  • Work with Product Management and Operations to successfully deploy services.
  • Support 24x7 available services and triage customer requests.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related Engineering fields.
  • Master's degree or PhD in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field.
  • Successfully lead/managed SW projects/development teams.
  • Strong hands-on and practical experience with SW development (Java/.NET/C++/C/Go).
  • Experience triaging /handling customer requests/system support.
  • Seven or more years of experience in software development cycle.
  • Practical experiences with Agile & Scrum and the general software lifecycle.
  • Demonstrated excellent written and verbal communications skills.
  • Programming and architecture experience with:
    • NOSQL/MapReduce technologies.
    • Docker/Container technologies.
    • Go language.
  • Experience building scale out cloud platforms.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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